The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Designer
Rank 145 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Web Designer 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £188 £287
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% -34.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £269 £250 £225
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £23.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-57.89% +50.79%
Web Designer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3102 2156 2513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.09% 91.55% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2006 1341 1424
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 186 194
Average hourly rate £23.00 £19.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.45% +3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.28 £33.17 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Web Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Designer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Web Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Designer across the South West region.

Web Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Web Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Designer across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Web Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Web Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Designer across the South West region.

Web Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Web Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Designer within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon -7 1 £175 -12.50% 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Web Designer
England

Web Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Web Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Designer in their job title.

1 19 (76.00%) HTML
1 19 (76.00%) CSS
2 17 (68.00%) HTML5
3 16 (64.00%) CSS3
4 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (56.00%) Photoshop
5 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (36.00%) Fireworks
6 9 (36.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 8 (32.00%) Web Design
7 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (32.00%) Web Development
8 7 (28.00%) User Experience
9 6 (24.00%) Degree
10 5 (20.00%) Ajax
10 5 (20.00%) .NET
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.00%) Apache
10 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 5 (20.00%) Leaflet
10 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
11 4 (16.00%) jQuery
11 4 (16.00%) Marketing
12 3 (12.00%) Retail
12 3 (12.00%) Email Marketing
12 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
12 3 (12.00%) Finance

Web Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Web Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Photoshop
2 9 (36.00%) Fireworks
2 9 (36.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) HTML
1 19 (76.00%) CSS
2 17 (68.00%) HTML5
3 16 (64.00%) CSS3
4 5 (20.00%) Ajax
4 5 (20.00%) .NET
4 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (20.00%) Leaflet
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 3 (12.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Web Design
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (32.00%) Web Development
2 5 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (12.00%) Email Marketing
3 3 (12.00%) Usability Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.00%) Scrum
4 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe
2 1 (4.00%) BT